Baylor Mourns Death of Student

May 1, 2007

The Baylor University family is mourning the loss of Caitlin Creed, a freshman social work major from Homewood, Ala., who died in a car accident Monday, April 30, near Palestine. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 3, at Autry Funeral Home, 1025 SE Loop 456, in Jacksonville, Texas. Funeral services for Caitlin will be held at 4 p.m. Friday, May 4, at Central Baptist Church, 1909 E. Rusk St., in Jacksonville.

Caitlin was the daughter of Dr. Brad Creed, former dean of Truett Seminary and now provost at Samford University, and his wife, Cathy. Caitlin was on her way to her grandparents' home in east Texas, when the accident occurred.

Please join in praying for Caitlin's family and friends at this very difficult time.

Staff members from the Counseling Center and Student Life will meet with students at Collins Café at 10:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. today. Additionally, students who would like to talk with a counselor may call the Counseling Center at 710-2467 or University Ministries at 710-3517.

Funeral arrangements are pending.

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